Welcome to Local Government NSW

Local Government NSW is the peak industry association that represents the interests of all 152 NSW general purpose councils, 12 special purpose councils and the NSW Aboriginal Land Council.

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Key Initiatives

  • NSW Election Priorities 2015

    Local Government NSW has launched its priorities for the upcoming state election in March.

  • Reform - Fit for the Future

    The Government released its Fit for the Future package in September 2014 in response to the findings of the three-year Independent Review of Local Government. The package includes incentives to help councils navigate the reform process. 

  • Crown Lands

    Councils have a significant role in managing crown reserves which are important to the physical and social wellbeing of local people.

All Key Initiatives